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Welcome to the desert of the real

Slavoj Zizek

Welcome to the desert of the real

five essays on September 11 and related dates

by Slavoj Zizek

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Published by Verso in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science -- Philosophy.,
  • Globalization, Political aspects.,
  • War on Terrorism, 2001- -- Influence.,
  • Popular culture -- Political aspects -- United States.,
  • United States -- Politics and government.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSlavoj Zizek.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154p. ;
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22080708M
    ISBN 101859844219

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